Rob Gronkowski, Aaron Dobson, three others ruled out for season opener
|09.07.13 at 8:15 pm ET|
Rob Gronkowski (back/forearm) was listed as doubtful on Friday’s initial injury report, and on Saturday he was officially ruled out for Sunday’s season opener against the Bills.
Wide receiver Aaron Dobson (hamstring), running back Brandon Bolden (knee), defensive back Duron Harmon (hamstring) and defensive back Nate Ebner (ankle) were all ruled out as well. Those four were all listed as questionable on Friday’s injury report.
Offensive lineman Will Svitek (knee) had already been ruled out prior to Saturday. Wide receiver Danny Amendola (groin) was listed as probable on Friday and is expected to play.
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